Had his under-graduate Diploma on Tourism Management from Plateau State Polytechnic and completed a Higher National Diploma from Kaduna Polytechnic. Subsequently, he did his National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, at the Yankari National Park, Bauchi State, and was attached to Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC).
Alhaji Saleh Rabo attended the Institute of Hospitality and Tourism Management in Salzburg Austria, where he specialized on Tour Operation. Upon his return, he continued with the Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) and was posted to NIHOTOURS, in Kano State, as one of the pioneer staff in 1988.
A year after, he returned to Bayero University Kano (BUK) for a post graduate management study and obtained a PGDM. He also hold an MBA (Entrepreneurship) from Nassarawa State University Keffi.
Immediately after his MBA in Nasarawa State University, he returned to NTDC and worked briefly until he left to join the private sector as a management staff at All States Travel and Tours, Abuja. Since then Alhaji Rabo Saleh has risen to the position of Managing Director of the company. All States Travel and Tours today is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, travel agency in Northern Nigeria.
Currently, he is the National President of the Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria, FTAN, the umbrella body of the private investors in the Tourism sector in Nigeria.